In line with the gradual recovery of the aviation market, Latvian airline airBaltic hired a total of 559 employees in 2021, including 162 former employees of the company who were rehired.
Martin Gauss, Chief Executive Officer of airBaltic: “While providing the best connectivity to and from the Baltic region, last year we were able to hire a total of 559 motivated professionals to our team.
“It most certainly has helped Latvia on its path to recovery from the economic effects of the pandemic.
“As more aircraft join our fleet this year, we will require additional staff going forward.”
Throughout 2021, airBaltic hired 239 operations and maintenance personnel, 174 cabin crew and 62 pilots.
Currently the company has a total of 1 558 employees.